Energy Story: Fossil Fuels


  • Aug 24 2010 10:23 PM

    Wendy Marsters

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This selection provides information about the three major forms of fossil fuels: coal, oil and natural gas. All three were formed many hundreds millions of years ago before the time of the dinosaurs -- hence the name fossil fuels. This site is featured in the Science NetLinks lesson on energy and its uses.

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